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If the net force of an object is 0, what is it most likely doing?a) it's at restb) it's...

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tokillamockin... | Salutatorian

Posted November 3, 2012 at 10:25 PM via web

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If the net force of an object is 0, what is it most likely doing?

a) it's at rest
b) it's accelerating
c) it's in uniform motion
d) either a) or c)

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beautifulsunshine16 | Student , Grade 10 | Salutatorian

Posted November 3, 2012 at 11:50 PM (Answer #1)

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The answer would be d. If the net Force on an object is zero, it could be at rest, but it could also be in motion with constant velocity.

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Prabhath cvl | College Teacher | eNoter

Posted December 20, 2012 at 3:51 AM (Answer #2)

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The answer is d. 

If the net force on an object is zero, it could be either rest or in a mortion with constant velocity. 

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jeew-m | College Teacher | (Level 1) Educator Emeritus

Posted January 12, 2013 at 3:45 AM (Answer #3)

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Here we have to memorize the Newtons laws of motion. In his first law of motion of an object he has stated that If the net force acting on a body is zero then the body is at rest or moving in a straight line at an uniform velocity.

So by this law we can conclude that the answer as d)

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